ASK FATHER: Newly canonized saints and the Traditional Roman Rite. Wherein Fr. Z rants.
From a reader…
In the 1962 Rubrics, Votive Mass of any Saint with an entry in the Roman Martyrology. Does this include the current Martyrology?
No and yes.
No, in the sense that Summorum Pontificum authorized the use of the books in force in 1962, not those after. If the saints aren’t in the 1962 calendar, well… that’s that. Right?
That said, I am inclined to say, yes, we could take our cue from the newer, 2005 edition of the Martyrology but in a limited way.
For example, if in the older, 1962 calendar there is a dies non which permits the recognition of saint in